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2023 Gender Equity in Chemical Sciences Conference

Event Type
Departments of Chemistry and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Illini Union
Aug 19, 2023   9:30 am - 2:45 pm  
Originating Calendar
Chemistry Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Events

Sponsored by the Department of Chemistry's Graduate Diversity and Program Climate Office and the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, the annual Gender Equity in Chemical Sciences Conference is open to all graduate students and post-docs in both departments who are passionate about advocating for and supporting the professional advancement of women in the chemical sciences. The main objectives of the conference are to provide professional and social networking opportunities, offer advice and information regarding early graduate school decisions, and provide career development information and perspectives. The event is offered at no cost for all participants.

Saturday, August 19, 2023
9:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Illini Union


The deadline for registering to attend this event is Friday, July 31.
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Keynote Speakers

Dr. Jade Bing Synthetic Chemist at Corteva Agriscience & Midwest Regional Chair of NOBCChE

Dr. Laura Kallander Former director of medicinal chemistry at GSK& Founder of Thriving Through Adversity


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